Most people have suffered from headaches at some point in their life and they usually do not cause a problem, but if you are having more frequent or severe headaches then chiropractic care may be appropriate for you. Headaches are often caused by tight knots called trigger points which can form in the muscles around the base of the head, the neck and top of the shoulders. They can be caused by stress (hunching your shoulders up), poor posture, and sitting in one position for too long.
Headaches arising from the neck and Migraine prevention. Chiropractic treatment is very effective at treating headaches caused by neck tension. Loosening the stiff upper back, strengthening the neck muscles and working on posture, combined with chiropractic adjustments, is very effective at easing headaches.